Mia Lauren Maness

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Location:
Mt. Pleasant, South Carolina
Phone:
843-737-6279
866-320-0354
Fax:
843-722-4688
Email:

Areas of Practice

  • Products Liability Law
  • Admiralty
  • Antitrust
  • Automobile Manufacturer's Liability
  • Elder Law
  • Highway Defects
  • Insurance Bad Faith
  • Motor Vehicle Accidents
  • Nursing Home Negligence
  • Personal Injury - Plaintiff
  • Premises Liability
  • Wrongful Death

Litigation Percentage

  • 100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • South Carolina, 1988
  • U.S. District Court District of South Carolina, 1991
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 4th Circuit, 1994

Education

  • University of South Carolina School of Law, Columbia, South Carolina
    • J.D. - 1988
  • University of South Carolina, Columbia, South Carolina
    • B.A. magna cum laude - 1985
    • Honors: Phi Beta Kappa
    • Major: Political Science

Representative Clients

  • Hartsock v. Am. Auto. Ins. Co.,, 788 F. Supp. 2d 447 (D.S.C. 2011)
  • Beach v. Atlas Van Lines, Inc. (In re Household Goods Movers Antitrust Litig.), 2011 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 21458 (D.S.C. 2011)
  • Beach v. Atlas Van Lines, Inc. (In re Household Goods Movers Antitrust Litig.), 2009 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 131302 (D.S.C. 2009)
  • Runkle v. Genesis Worldwide II, Inc., 143 Fed.Appx. 515 (4th Cir. 2005)
  • Jimenez vs. Chrysler Corp., 74 F. Supp. 548 (D.S.C. 1999)
  • Meyer v. Piggly Wiggly No. 24, Inc., 500 S.E.2d 190 (S.C. App. 1998)
  • Fleming v. Asbill, 483 S.E.2d 751 (S.C. 1997)

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • South Carolina Bar Association, Member, 1988 - Present
  • Charleston County Bar Association, Member, 1991 - Present
  • Charleston County Bar Association, Editor, Newsletter, 1995 - Present
  • South Carolina Bar Association, House of Delegates, 1998 - 2000
  • South Carolina Association for Justice
  • AV Martindale Hubbell
  • Bar Register of Preeminent Women Lawyers, 2011 - 2012

Past Employment Positions

  • Hon. C. Weston Houck, United States District Court for the District of South Carolina, Law Clerk, 1988 - 1991
  • Holmes & Thomson, L.L.P., Associate, 1991 - 1997
  • Holmes & Thomson, L.L.P., Partner, 1997 - 1999
  • Kernodle Taylor & Root, Partner, 2005 - 2007
  • Mark C. Tanenbaum, P.A., Associate, 1999 - 2005

Fraternities/Sororities

  • Phi Beta Kappa